Discover the Best Tour in Georgia from Kutaisi – Unforgettable Adventures Await!

Mysterious Georgia - cultural tour around Georgia from Kutaisi for those who gets cheap flights to Kutaisi from East Europe
Price
$800 per person
Duration
8 Days
Destination
Imereti
Travellers
2

From Caves to Churches: The Fascinating History of Kutaisi and Its Surroundings

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Mysterious Georgia - cultural tour around Georgia from Kutaisi for those who gets cheap flights to Kutaisi from East Europe

What's included

Destination
Departure Location
Kutaisi
Return Location
Kutaisi
Price includes
  • Accommodation in single twin share room
  • Airport transfers
  • Breakfast
  • Guide service
  • Transportation
Price does not include
  • Excess baggage charge
  • Meals, unless expressly states
  • Medical insurance and emergency insurance
  • Personal expenses

Are you going to land at Kutaisi International Airport? We have good news for you – our tour in Georgia from Kutaisi, duration 8 or 7 days.

General information about the tour in Georgia from Kutaisi

Are you looking for a unique and unforgettable travel experience?  Georgia must be your next travel destination. The small country is nestled between Europe and Asia, known for its stunning landscapes, rich culture, and warm hospitality. And what better place to start your journey than Kutaisi, the second-largest city in Georgia and a gateway to some of the country’s most fascinating destinations?

Kutaisi is the perfect starting point to explore the hidden gems of Georgia. From the city, you can easily access some of the country’s most popular attractions, including the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Gelati Monastery, the ancient city of Uplistsikhe, and the stunning Prometheus Cave.

Start your journey by exploring Kutaisi’s Old Town, where you can wander through narrow streets lined with charming cafes, restaurants, and souvenir shops. Make sure to visit the Bagrati Cathedral, a 10th-century masterpiece of Georgian architecture, offering breathtaking views of the city and surrounding mountains.

Next, head to Gelati Monastery, located just a short drive from Kutaisi. This 12th-century monastery complex is not only a religious site but also a cultural and educational center of medieval Georgia. Admire the stunning frescoes, architecture, and the tomb of King David the Builder, who founded the monastery.

Another must-visit attraction near Kutaisi is the ancient cave city of Uplistsikhe, dating back to the 1st millennium BC. Explore the underground tunnels, dwellings, and religious buildings carved into the rock and learn about the city’s rich history and culture.

For nature lovers, the Prometheus Cave is a true gem. Located in the heart of the Tskaltubo region, this underground wonderland features breathtaking stalactites, stalagmites, and underground lakes. Take a guided tour and marvel at the stunning formations and colorful lights illuminating the cave’s interior.

No trip to Georgia is complete without trying the local cuisine. In Kutaisi, you can taste some of the country’s signature dishes, such as khachapuri (cheese-filled bread), khinkali (dumplings filled with meat or vegetables), and satsivi (chicken or turkey in walnut sauce). Don’t forget to try the local wine, which has a long tradition in Georgia and is considered one of the best in the world.

In conclusion, Georgia is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. Starting from Kutaisi, you can explore some of the country’s most fascinating attractions, from historic monasteries and ancient cave cities to stunning natural wonders. Follow our itinerary and insider tips for a unique and unforgettable travel experience in this beautiful and hospitable country.

Highlights of the tour in Georgia from Kutaisi

  • Kutaisi
  • Prometheus grotto
  • Gelati monastery
  • Sataplia
  • Borjomi
  • Akhaltsikhe
  • Vardzia
  • Tbilisi
  • Mtskheta
  • Uplistsikhe

Check out also if you are landing in Kutaisi

We offer a wide range of Kutaisi tours including the Svaneti tour from Kutaisi and Kutaisi day trips. A very good idea for one day tour from Kutaisi is the canyons cave tour from Kutaisi. Many of our tours in Georgia can be adapted to start and end in Kutaisi.

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Detailed itinerary

Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival to Kutaisi. Meeting in the Airport, transfer to the city. (Depends on arrival time, if it is morning or noon, then excursion in Kutaisi will be on the same day, if evening or early morning, then days 1 and 2 will be merged). Kutaisi city tour: historical city center – white bridge, the first gymnasium, concert hall, city park, central square with fountain inspired by ancient Kolkhida arts, optionally – Kutaisi synagogue, museum of history, central market, where are sold national spices and sweets, chain bridge, and of course Bagrati cathedral – winner of the nomination as the best reconstructed historical monument. Optional: Festival dinner in the restaurant.

 

Day 2

After breakfast excursion to the Prometheus grotto, where tourists will enjoy magnificent views of stalagmites and stalactites. Optionally visit Sataplia natural reserve where is endemic kolchus forest and footprints of dinosaurs. After short drive visit Gelati monastery complex, dated by XII century, is included into UNESCO world heritage sites. Optionally visit Motsameta monastery. Afterwards excursion to the open air archaeological museum – ancient city Vani – one of the centers of ancient kingdom Kolchus. Free evening. Dinner and overnight in guesthouse.

 

Day 3

After breakfast travel to the resort town in east Georgia – Borjomi. On the way visit Ubisa monastery of XI century. Visit resort town Borjomi – famous because its mild climate, deep forests and mineral water. Borjomi is one of the most popular resort in Georgia since XIX century. From here starts the biggest national park of Georgia – Borjomi-Kharagauli national park. Walk in famous Borjomi park and taste mineral water. Visit Borjomi museum of history and ethnography. Continue journey to village Atskuri. Visit Atsuri fortress and church ruins. Dinner and sleep in Atskuri guesthouse.

 

Day 4

After breakfast continue travel the center of the region Samtskhe-Javakheti. Visit renovated Rabati fortress in Akhaltsikhe, Sapara monastery dated by XIV century, Village Saro where visitors will see unique megalith fortresses built in bronze age and Khertvisi fortress – enjoy magnificent panoramas of lesser Caucasus mountains. Dinner and sleep in farmhouse near Vardzia.

 

Day 5

After breakfast visit Vardzia cave monastery complex dated by XII century. Vanis Kvabebi cave complex, dated by VIII century. Travel to Tbilisi via Javakheti plateau. Free evening in Tbilisi. Optional – festival dinner in Tbilisi restaurant, with folk show.

 

Day 6

Tbilisi city tour

 

Day 7

Travel to Kutaisi. On the way excursions to Mtskheta – visit Jvari monastery and Svetitskhoveli cathedral. Both they beling to UNESCO world heritage sites. Continue travel to Gori and visit Uplistsikhe – ancient town, carved on the rock, dated by VI century BC. Dinner and overnight in Kutaisi

 

Day 8

Transfer to the airport

 

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    Discover the Best Tour in Georgia from Kutaisi - Unforgettable Adventures Await!

    Price
    $800 per person
    Duration
    8 Days
    Destination
    Imereti
    Travellers
    2

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